Frank Acheampong named in Europa team of the Week

The Ghana winger has been named in the UEFA Europa team of the week after impressing against APOEL Nicosia on Thursday

Acheampong came off the bench in the 64th minute and scored the goal that cemented Anderlecht's place in the quarter finals of the UEFA Europa League.

Andelecht have been drawn in the quarter finals of the competition against Manchester United.

RSC Anderlecht will play the first leg at home on Thursday March 13, 2017 before travelling to Manchester United for the second leg on April 20.

Acheampong, 23, scored the only goal to help Anderlecht beat APOEL Nicosia 1-0 in the return leg of their Round of 16 encounter to book a ticket to the quarters with a 2-0 aggregate score.

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